Top influencer on Piirus.com – Jonny Williams

At Piirus we recognise those researchers who have been influential. The more researchers who are on Piirus, the more networking and collaboration opportunities there are for the global research community. Here is our latest top influencer:

jonny williams

Jonny Williams,

Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, UK

A post-doctoral researcher in environmental physics

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Top influencer on Piirus.com – James Bowen

At Piirus we recognise those researchers who have been influential. The more researchers who are on Piirus, the more networking and collaboration opportunities there are for the global research community. Here is our first top-influencer:

JamesBowenJames Bowen,
School of Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham

A chemist and engineer with 12 years’ experience of nanomaterials, surface modification and materials characterisation…

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Academic research collaboration and networks: an infographic based on what researchers told us.

In September this year, Piirus surveyed researchers worldwide, from
across multiple disciplines. 346 researchers responded, and two key findings were:

  • 79% of researchers said that collaboration makes them more productive
  • 91% agreed collaboration increases research impact

So in many respects it is no surprise that 94% of respondents were interested in interdisciplinary collaboration.

Here is our infographic with more information about what researchers said:

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